“Is” Is a Verb–Let’s Start Treating It Like One

This week, we are celebrating grammar. And like all good celebrations, we need a king. The votes have been counted and I’m proud to announce the 2013 National Grammar Day king is . . .

The king of National Grammar Day - Is

Now that “is” is king, we need to start giving it the respect it deserves. “Is” is often embarrassed by improper capitalization. We need to remember, it’s a verb! And in titles, verbs are capitalized! So start showing “is” the honor it deserves, and remember to capitalize it in titles (especially blog post titles!).